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Trail rides at Red Fox Stables

Trail rides at Red Fox Stables

Lithia, Florida -- Enjoy the the outdoors with a nature trail ride at the Red Fox Stables. 

It's $29/person for a 1-hour walk trail ride, helmet included. 

Or experience a Giddy-up Trail Ride for $39/person.

There are also Pony Rides for kids under the age of 9 for $15/person.

The trails are located in the Alafia River Corridor Preserve, directly behind the horse stables. 

Your trail ride includes a demonstration, followed by a 1-hour ride.  Longer trails are available upon request.

Call 813-601-9516 to make a reservation.

National Anthem auditions to be held for Pittsburgh Pirates Spring training games

National Anthem auditions to be held for Pittsburgh Pirates Spring training games

Bradenton, Fl. - Do you want to sing the National Anthem in front of 7,000 people? You'll have the chance at the upcoming auditions for the Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training games!

Auditions are open to anyone interested in singing The Star Spangled Banner before a Pirates Spring Training game. Auditions will be a cappella and must be no longer than two minutes in length. Auditions will take palce February 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at McKechnie Field.

Ring in the new year with fitness resolution coaching

Ring in the new year with fitness resolution coaching

Lakewood Ranch, Florida -- If you're looking for a way to kick off the new year with a fitness resolution, Vibology Studio is now offering Weight Loss and Nutirition Coaching.

It's sometimes hard to keep on track, but Jan DeStasio now offers personal diet coacing, working one-on-one and in group settings to help you not only achieve your goals, but improve your diet for life.

Local sports medicine practice donates lifesaving tools to athletes

Local sports medicine practice donates lifesaving tools to athletes

Bradenton, Florida - A local sports medicine practice is giving away a lifesaving gift to area athletes.

Coastal Orthopedics is donating thousands of dollars worth of sideline concussion testing tools to schools and youth football and baseball leagues in Bradenton that its doctor says can identify concussions in a matter of minutes.

Pirates mourn death of 24-year-old outfielder, Evan Chambers

Pirates mourn death of 24-year-old outfielder, Evan Chambers

Bradenton, Fl. - The Pirates organization is mourning the loss of a talented player and beloved teammate. Minor League outfielder Evan Chambers passed away in his sleep over the weekend. General Manager Neal Huntington released this statement: 

Pirates announce 2014 Spring Training Schedule

Pirates announce 2014 Spring Training Schedule

Bradenton, Fl. - The Pittsburgh Pirates are already looking ahead to the 2014 Spring Training season and have released the schedule and tickets pricing for games at McKechnie Field. 

The 29-game Florida schedule has 15 home games and an intrasquad "Black and Gold" game on Tuesday, February 26.

The Pirates open the 2014 Grapefruit League season at home agains the New York Yankees on Wednesday, February 26 at 1:05 p.m.

Season tickets are available starting December 11. Here's pricing:

Bradenton Marauders release 2014 schedule

Bradenton Marauders release 2014 schedule

Bradenton, Florida -- Itching for baseball season already?

Well, you may have a few more months until the first pitch, but the Bradenton Marauders are just as excited as you and have released the 2014 Florida State League schedule. The first home game of the season at McKechnie Field is on Saturday, April 5 against the Charlotte Stone Crabs. The season begins Thursday, April 3 in Charlotte.